Unprecedented reductive cyclisation of salophen ligands to tetrahydroquinoxalines during metal complex formation

Katie J. Lamb, Mark R. Dowsett, Michael North*, Rachel R. Parker, Adrian C. Whitwood

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The synthesis of novel tetrahydroquinoxalines by a metal induced one–electron reductive cyclisation of salophen ligands was found to occur when a salophen ligand was treated with chromium(II) chloride or decamethylcobaltocene
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4844-4847
Number of pages4
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number35
Publication statusPublished - 25 Mar 2020

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